What? Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus specs leaked ahead of launch

Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus specifications have been leaked ahead of Mobile World Congress 2017

As the world is inching closer towards the Mobile World Congress 2017 (MWC 2017) that is scheduled to take off on February 27 in Barcelona, leaks about the specifications of the smartphones that are slated to be unveiled during the four-day event have taken the digital space by a storm. And latest smartphones that have got caught in this twister are Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus.

After supplying us with juicy info about Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, serial leaker Evan Blass is back with some gossips about the two Motorola’s two smartphones that the company would unveil during MWC 2017. The pics and full specifications were posted by e-tailer Ktronix but have now been pulled down now.

According to the leaked specifications, while Moto G5 would sport a 5-inch full HD display, Moto G5 Plus would come with 5.2-inch full HD display.

Moto G5 will be powered by Snapdragon 430 processor and feature an internal memory of 32GB. Moto G5 Plus on the other hand, will be powered by Snapdragon 625 processor and feature an internal memory of 64GB. Both the smartphones will come with a microSD slot that is capable of additional 128GB memory space. Unlike its predecessor Moto G4 Plus which featured 4GB RAM, both Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus will come with 2GB RAM.


Moto G5 Plus (Photo: Twitter/Evan Blass)

As far as the camera is concerned, Moto G5 will come with a 13MP phase-detect autofocus sensor and Moto G5 Plus will come with a 12MP rear camera with dual autofocus pixels. Both the smartphones will sport a 5MP front camera.

Though the battery is expected to remain largely unchanged, the biggest improvement is likely to be seen in terms of the processor. While Moto G5 is expected to run on 1.4GHz octa-core Snapdragon 430 processor, Moto G5 Plus will run on 1.5GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor.